Supporting high-quality, policy-oriented, social-science research in developing countries 

Highlights

AFD-GDN Biodiversity & Development Awards

The new AFD-GDN Biodiversity & Development Awards have been launched.

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Results of the Doing Research Proof of Concept & Scale Up

Catch up on the dissemination of results and outcomes from the Doing Research program.

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Research

Call for National Focal Points for GDN's Doing Research Program

Call for Expressions of Interest: Assessing Social Science Research Systems Doing Research...

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Resources from the online conference in Dec 2020

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Global Development Network (GDN) are co-hosting an online...

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GDN In The News

Are research links with the developing world still a one way street? Read Francesco Obino's comments in THE World University Rankings | Watch Pierre Jacquet talk about sustainable development and sustainable debt for African nations on CNBC Africa | Inaya Rakhmani and Zulfa Sakhiyya say that Indonesian policymaking is not informed by quality research and academic freedom in The Conversation | Read Anindya Chaudhuri's comments on GDN's point of view about safe and ethical artifical intelligence in The Economic Times | Read a blog by Madhuri Dass Woudenberg on The Research Whisperer on how to approach data visualization | How can research lead to Greener Outcomes? Read a piece by Pierre Jacquet on the Green Climate Fund blog on how research can facilitate bottom up understanding of local natural and social facts | Read this op-ed in The Hindustan Times by GDN's Ramona Angelescu Naqvi and Madhuri Dass Woudenberg on how to include more women in social science research.

 

GDNews January 2021

News and updates from the Global Development Network in January 2021

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Kenya | Impact Evaluation in Challenging Times

Five Questions with Laura Nelima Barasa, lecturer at the University of Nairobi, School of...

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GDN Makes a Difference

Read more about GDN’s contributions to a buoyant knowledge-for development agenda, since its...

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